Lewiss works of nonfiction, with several million copies sold worldwide. This book lays out the fundamentals of christian belief very clearly. Mere christianity book 2 with audio what christians. He acknowledges repeatedly that he is a layman, not a scholar, and it shows. Lewis this study guide consists of approximately 49 pages of chapter summaries, quotes, character analysis, themes, and more everything you need to sharpen your knowledge of mere christianity. Lewiss forceful and accessible doctrine of christian belief. Mere christianity is a great book, but do not buy this version. I feel guilty giving such a book only three stars, but that is for the. I thoroughly enjoyed every minute of this audio book. Mere christianity boxed set mp3 cd audiobook, box set, unabridged. It has no text justification so that each line is a random length and many lines are a single word see picture it has no paragraph spaces, chapter headings, or page numbers it has weird text at the start for what appears to be a digital version of the book see photos.
Bringing together lewis legendary broadcast talks during world war two from his three previous books the case for christianity, christian behavior, and beyond personality, mere christianity provides an unequaled opportunity for believers and nonbelievers alike to hear this powerful apologetic for the christian faith. Get 50% off this audiobook at the audiobooksnow online audio book store and download or stream it right to your computer, smartphone or tablet. Mere christianity by c s lewis complete audio book read by. First heard as informal radio broadcasts and then published as three separate books, the case for christianity, christian behavior, and beyond personality, mere christianity brings together what lewis sees as the fundamental truths of the religion. First heard as informal radio broadcasts and then published as three separate books, the case for christianity, christian behavior, and beyond personality, mere ch. Lewis forceful and accessible doctrine on christian belief. I cannot begin to totally appreciate or even fully understand the wisdom and knowledge expressed by c. Weve tried to be modest about our audio bibles, but if we were, we couldnt tell you all the things that you will love about them.
If the whole universe has no meaning, we should never have found out that it. Right and wrong as a clue to the meaning of the universe chapter 1 summary. Learn vocabulary, terms, and more with flashcards, games, and other study tools. Jun 29, 2011 daniel has been an editor with churchleaders for several years. Lewis, the most important writer of the 20th century, explores the common ground. Often, one person accuses another of not meeting a certain standard of behavior, and the. Lewis entire book with audio and pdf download mere christianity has become a corner stone of modern christian apologetics. It is the view i call christianity andwater, the view which simply says there is a good god in heaven and everything is all rightleaving out all the difficult and terrible doctrines about sin and hell and the devil, and the. Bringing together lewis legendary broadcast talks during world war two from his three previous books the case for christianity, christian behavior, and beyond personality, mere christianity provides an unequaled.
Nov 09, 2012 1943 england, when all hope was threatened by the inhumanity of war, c. The invasion lewis refers to is a movement to oversimplify christianity into a religion that worships a good and just god, not the god lewis thinks is the true one. Lewis you can find this audio book is separated into individual chapters on my i am abled channel also. First heard as informal radio broadcasts and then published as three separate books the case for christianity, christian behavior, and beyond personality mere christianity brings together what lewis sees as the fundamental truths of the religion. Find mp3cd audio books that are perfect for car rides, traveling, and more. Heard first as radio addresses and then published as three separate books, this book brings together lewiss legendary broadcast talks in which he set out simply to explain and defend the belief that has been common to nearly all christians at all times. Once you have heard howard read it, you begin to feel that lewis is sitting there speaking to you. Jun 23, 2012 in book 2, lewis explained the core beliefs of mere christianity. Lewis, adapted from a series of bbc radio talks made between 1942 and 1944, while lewis was at oxford during the second world war. First heard as informal radio broadcasts and then published as three separate booksthe case for christianity, christian behavior, and beyond personalitymere christianity brings together what lewis sees as the fundamental truths of his religion. Lewis says that we have reason to be disturbed, because the truth is that there exists a moral law and there is a mind behind this law who expects us to behave in certain ways, but that we all have fallen short of his expectations. Find 1disc audio books for fiction, christian living, personal growth and more.
Having sold over half a million copies in the uk alone, his overview of christianity has been imitated many times, but never outdone. Aug 07, 2019 sign in to like videos, comment, and subscribe. The bible claims the author of evil is a created being once originally good and turned evil just as evil is not equal to good satan is not equal to god. Lewis points out early on that hes not attempting to tell anyone which denomination to join. The next division is between the types of god people believe in. This book brings together lewiss legendary radio broadcast talks in which he set out simply to explain and defend the belief that has been common to nearly all christians at all times. The law of human nature lewis believes that we can learn something valuable by the kinds of phrases people use when they quarrel. The author describes himself as peter an apostle of jesus christ, and there is no overriding reason to doubt the truth of his claim, although the beautiful greek style employed has led some scholars to believe that the actual writing may have been done by an associate probably a secretary. Lewis you can find this audio book is separated into individual chapters on my i am abled. The bibles sold at provide the best formats and listening experience available in downloadable audio files. The book is comprised of the legendary radio talks which he gave during the war years. And i will tell you another view that is also too simple. Daniel and his wife, along with an incredible team, helped plant anchor city church in san diegoa third culture, multigenerational church who seeks to join the redemptive mission of god for our city and for the world.
Whether you are looking for beautiful tales from far off lands, want to learn more about christianity, or want to strengthen your faith, there is perhaps no one more suited for the job than c. C s lewis audio book mere christianity book 2 chapter 3 the shocking alternative. I appreciate the effort that vetter has made, however geoffrey howard reads mere christianity so utterly perfectly, anyone else must come second. Id also suggest the audio version as this was originally designed to be. Rejecting the boundaries that divide christianity s many denominations, mere christianity is lewiss term for the essential christian message the theological. Mere christianity unabridged audiobook on cd this is a great christian product sourced from biml bible in my language, the leader in foreign language bibles and outreach materials from baltimore, maryland in the usa. That his creation was good from the beginning but that it was perverted or corrupted by an invasion of.
Chris mitchell, director, wade center, wheaton college. First heard as informal radio broadcasts and then published as three separate books the case for christianity, christian behavior, and beyond personality mere christianity brings together what lewis saw as the fundamental truths of the religion. Chapter 3 the shocking alternative book 2 c s lewis mere. The rival conceptions of god the first big division within humanity is between the majority, who believe in some kind of god or gods, and the minority who do not. Lewis, the most important writer of the 20th century, explores the common ground upon which all of those of christian faith stand together. Unfortunately, he relies on numerous logical fallacies and very little research. That there is one god, who is a mind, and who is distinct from his creation, the universe and all life in it. Jun 19, 2008 as i discussed in part one, lewis intended this book as an modern christian apology. Audio book mere christianity book 2 chapter 2 the invasion c. Lewis was invited to give a series of radio lectures addressing the central issues of christianity. He argues nothing in the universe is simple, so god cannot be simple either.
In book 2, lewis abandons book 1s attempt at deducing christianity from first principles. Jun 22, 2005 lewiss own advice on choosing what christians ought to read, when asked, answered that there should be a ratio of 2. Lewis institutes study program, the cs lewis mere christianity study by dr. Chapter 2 the invasion book 2 c s lewis mere christianity youtube.617 1324 621 1205 289 254 1539 1669 895 1157 603 1369 321 771 107 222 643 576 107 1634 635 1026 1393 1601 340 136 506 1076 394 802 635 361 283 1051 1249 478 822 1420 371 247 939 1056 1298 264 873